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Contact: Christina Chapple
Date: 11/3/05
Read about spirited Homecoming 2005 activities....


Monday, November 7
4:30 p.m. – deadline for submitting entries for Children’s Shoe Box Float Contest, Alumni Center
6 p.m. -- Southeastern Family Reunion, Student Union Park

Tuesday, November 8 
noon -- Campus Door Decorating Contest judging concludes
8 p.m. -- Dream Team's Fear Factor, Student Union Park

Wednesday, November 9
11 a.m. -- Gumbo YaYa, Student Union Park 
              Introduction of Homecoming court and football team
              Campus door decorating contest winners announced
noon – Downtown decorating contest judging concludes
2 p.m. -- Phi Kappa Phi Quiz Bowl, Student Union Ballroom
7 p.m. -- Southeastern Star, Student Union Theatre

Thursday, November 10 
10 a.m.-2 p.m. -- Gamma Beta Phi's "A Ton of Fun Food Drive,” Student Union Mall
noon – FELions Luncheon, Tope La Catering
12:30 p.m. -- Lyceum Lights, Twelve Oaks
5 p.m. -- "Chips, Dips and All That Jazz” faculty/staff cook-off, Alumni Center
7 p.m. -- Bonfire/Pep Rally/ SGA Dance, North Campus Field (Adjacent to Alumni Center)

Friday, November 11 
All day -- Free workouts, Pennington Center; campus tours, originate at Admissions Office on North Campus 
noon -- Alumni Golf Tournament, Carter Plantation

Saturday, November 12 
All Day -- Free workouts, Pennington Center; campus tours, originate at information booth in Friendship Circle
1 p.m. -- Major Donor Recognition Ceremony, Sims Memorial Library
              Kids art activities, under the oaks at Twelve Oaks 
              Kids entertainment, music, book and art sale, Friendship Circle
2-5:30 p.m. – Department tailgating
              College of Education and Human Development tailgate, corner of Western Ave. and General Pershing
              College of Science and Technology – Pursley Hall
3 p.m. – Parade, Downtown Departure
3-5 p.m. -- Alumni Tailgating and Greek Reunion, Friendship Circle
6 p.m. – Homecoming Game: Southeastern vs. Nicholls, Strawberry Stadium
              Unveiling of Southeastern’s Official Ring
              Crowning of 2005 Queen and King

Veteran's Day events at Southeastern
       10 a.m. -- Booths open and Entertainment Begins
       11 a.m. – Lunch, lot next to Mims Hall
       2:30 p.m. -- Parade
       For information: visit; call 985-549-2150 or 1-800-SLU-ALUM.